Category Archives: Blogging tools

Tools for blogging

WordPress

WordPress is a very valuable tool for a number of reasons. It is used by individuals and organizations for blogging, but also to create fully-functioning websites – due to the powerful range of 3rd party plugins.

Cost: Free. Open source
Available: Hosted or Download
Website: Hosted: www.wordpress.com and Download: wordpress.org
Categories: bloggingwebpages/sites

Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015: 8  See more at http://c4lpt.co.uk/top100tools/wordpress/

TypePad

TypePad is an online blogging service.  There are a number of pricing plans – for extra functionality like storage space, scheduling of postings etc.

Cost: Commercial. Free trial
Available: Hosted
Website: http://www.typepad.com/
Categories: blogging
Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015: –  

Tumblr

Tumblr lets you effortlessly share anything. Post text, photos, quotes, links, music, and videos from your browser, phone, desktop, email or wherever you happen to be.

Cost: Free 
Available: Hosted
Website: https://www.tumblr.com/
Categories: blogging
Ranking on Top 100 Tools for Learning 2015: –